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Holidays at Hill House Member Preview Reception

When: December 6, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Bangor Historical Society – Hill House, 159 Union St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

This year’s Holidays at Hill House celebrates the 175th anniversary of Dickens’ Christmas Carol.  The house will be decked out in it holiday décor starting December 6th with the member preview – not a member[…]

Harvest Wine at Hill House Presented by Maine Trailer

When: October 25, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Bangor Historical Society, 159 Union St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

Join the BHS and Presenting Sponsor Maine Trailer, Inc. for the last Harvest Wine at Hill House of 2018. Enjoy complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres along with great conversation with friends. Harvest Wine at Hill[…]

The Darker Side of Mount Hope

When: October 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Mt Hope Cemetery, 1048 State St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

October 21st—SOLD OUT! Tuesday, October 30th still available. Advanced tickets strongly recommended Get yours here!

Ghostly Bangor Walking Tours

When: October 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Bangor Historical Society, 159 Union St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

Ghostly Bangor Walking Tours are Back! The Bangor Historical Society’s Ghostly Bangor Walking Tour feature tales veiled in unsolved mysteries, murder and the past residents who may still linger in the Queen City. Tours stroll[…]

Brown Bag Lunch: Penobscot Treaties 1783-1833

When: September 11, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Isaac Farrar Mansion, 166 Union St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

The 2018 Brown Bag Lunch Series welcomes UMaine Professor Micah Pawling for a lunchtime talk about the importance of Maine’s waterways to our past. Join us, and our sponsors, Dirigo Pines Retirement Community, for a[…]

Harvest Wine at Hill House Presented By Camden National Bank

When: September 27, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Bangor Historical Society, 159 Union St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

Join Presenting Sponsor Camden National Bank and members of the Bangor Historical Society for our September Membership Reception–Harvest Wine at Hill House. Great food, great friends and complimentary wine on the lawn of the historic[…]

Summer Wine at Hill House-Presented By Thompson-Hamel, LLC

When: August 9, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Bangor Historical Society, 159 Union St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

Wine Night comes early this August. Join us, along with Presenting Sponsor, Thompson-Hamel, LLC, on the lawn at Hill House for hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer and good times with great friends. Summer Wine at Hill[…]

Brown Bag Lunch: Bangor and the Civil War: By the Numbers

When: August 7, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Isaac Farrar Mansion, 166 Union St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

Our August Brown Bag Lunch is the kick off to the Drums on the Penobscot Civil War event! With featured presenter David Cheever, Maine State Archivist and Historian, sharing facts about the effect of the[…]

Lumber Barons of Bangor Walking Tour

When: July 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Mount Hope Cemetery, 1048 State St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

Once known as the Lumber Capital of the World, Bangor was home to a number of families whose fortunes came from the timberlands. Many of the city’s former leaders had the woods to thank for[…]

Summer Wine at Hill House

When: July 26, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Bangor Historical Society, 159 Union St, Bangor, ME 04401, USA

The next Summer Wine at Hill House is set for July 26th from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on the lawn at the historic Thomas A. Hill House–we’ll move inside if the weather doesn’t cooperate![…]